ten years later

when you are driving down a familiar highway more slowly more carefully than you used to and memories rush back with a surprising lack of pain the resentment the ache the sting replaced by amusement ah, the messiness of youth you say with ease. how strange and how sweet to find bitterness mellowed by time … Continue reading ten years later

after falling

standing here the moment of falling long behind me it is worth speaking of the way it feels to tuck against the familiar the desire to remain in an embrace to persist in the face of imperfection to marvel at the journey to see what strange bends we've taken to know that sameness is not … Continue reading after falling

do you still

do you still look into those tucked away places small streets and alleyways seeking feral cats and their kittens do you still seek with hunger the possibility of strangers becoming not are you still open to wonder the way you once were? if so, please explain the way tell me how to go back to that … Continue reading do you still

make / mend

Hello readers. Another year, another chapbook. My latest is called make / mend.  I've opened an online shop to make it easier to purchase and support my work. Click the image below to take a visit. It took me a long time to open a shop. One roadblock was choosing between different services and websites. Another was … Continue reading make / mend